On journeys long and short

You can experience the West's most breathtaking terrain.

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the trail is about more than mountains and geography...

...It's about people

and the idea that we, as a society, can preserve our most wild and beautiful places.

Pacific Crest Trail Association
is focused on keeping this path wild and open for future generations.